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According to Italian media reports, Rome is pulling out of the race for the 2020 Olympics after careful evaluation of the costs and benefits involved. Bidders must lodge required guarantees with the International Olympic Committee by February 15. Rome's decision will leave a field consisting of Baku, Doha, Istanbul, Madrid and Tokyo.